Amber Cargill, Psy.D.

Amber Cargill
Title:
Assistant Director, Training and Education
Email:
ambercargill@gwu.edu

Dr. Amber Cargill is a clinical psychologist licensed in the District of Columbia and Virginia. Dr. Cargill received her Bachelor of Arts in psychology from The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, and her Doctorate of Psychology from the Graduate School of Applied and Professional Psychology at Rutgers University, The State University of New Jersey. Dr. Cargill pursued specialized training to become a sport psychologist during her time at Rutgers University, and completed her postdoctoral residency at the University of Oklahoma Department of Athletics, Psychological Resources for OU Student-Athletes. Dr. Cargill’s interests include sport psychology (e.g., performance enhancement, team cohesion, leadership development, student-athlete identity, coping with injury); identity development (e.g. racial, ethnic, sexual orientation); family dynamics; anxiety; depression; trauma; grief and loss; adjustment; academic difficulties; and relationship concerns. Dr. Cargill is also interested in issues of diversity of all types and their influence on growth and development.